Mark and Charlie's Blog
Are boys bigger moochers than girls?
Prospective parents who are worried about the long-term economic burden of children ought to hope for daughters. Boys, even when they're old enough to be called men, are far more likely to mooch off their parents.
In fact, while many of today's parents rightly expect the kids to require some economic help right after college, males are far more likely to be dependent when they've reached middle age.