68-year-old Karen Klein is a bus monitor for a school district in upstate New York. And she became instantly famous yesterday after enduring a vicious taunting attack by a few kids on her route.

Someone posted a few videos online and started a fundraising campaign to send her on vacation.

The goal was $5000, but yesterday the fund went over $300,000 . . . and the donations are still pouring in.

Read more about it here.

****WARNING: this video is full of uncensored language and it IS HARD TO WATCH!!!****



She was on the Today show yesterday to talk about what happened...Great interview with Matt Lauer