He was like ‘I don’t want no have a nice day shirt, I don’t want no Shirt made,’ you know people get Shirt made, to help pay for the funeral or whatever, Ramirez said. My dad didn’t want any Shirt or anything, he was too proud of a person. I figured he would maybe actually like this, but he might actually say ‘what the hell did you put that up there for?’ But, that’s my dad.
The video went viral and Meltzer sent Jordan a special video message on social media letting him know he’s his hero for the week. The author even wore a NASA 18monthsupdates have a nice day shirt to match the one Jordan wore in his first video message, a move the 8-year-old excitedly noticed.