Manophet climbs out of a crater in rural Xieng Khouang, Laos — a remnant of the U.S. bombing campaign during the Vietnam War. Jerry Redfern for NPR hide caption toggle caption Jerry Redfern for NPR Goats and Soda The Lone Buffalo Cleared Unexploded Bombs And Boosted Needy Kids March 9, 2015 That's the nickname for a Laotian man named Manophet. He died from a brain clot five years ago, but his spirit lives on. As one kid puts it, "I should learn, I should try. I love Lone Buffalo."