Actually, Forbes is as prejudiced as Occupy. You can’t generalize about us one percenters. Some have indeed provided excellent products and services, or done good philanthropic work. Some have made money without doing much really productive for society, like hedgefunders. And 10% of the 1% didn’t do anything at all, and are just trying to cope with what we’ve got; we’re the trustfunders!
Related: “What You Don’t Often Hear About Those ‘Greedy’ One Percenters,” by John Tammy at Forbes