Our drug-addict neighbor would buy T-bone steaks, which I was too poor to buy for myself but was forced by Uncle Sam to buy for someone else.
When people see others taking advantage of the good intentions of government and most people, they begin to resent paying taxes and supporting entitlements. As the number of people not working and being supported by government reaches 50%, there is understandable resentment by those paying the bills. That resentment can be seen in the Tea Party, and the support for Donald Trump. People should not be surprised, as it is human nature.