Green Day lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong wrote this about his father, who died of cancer on September 1st, 1982. At his father’s funeral, Billie cried, ran home and locked himself in his room. When his mother got home and knocked on the door to Billie’s room, Billie simply said, “Wake me up when September ends.”
I will never let myself scroll past a picture of Walt and not reblog it. I feel like I’d be dishonoring him, and he’s just done so much for me that it’s just not right.
Bless this man for enriching my childhood.
People who don’t reblog this
DISHONOR ON YOUR WHOLE FAMILY
DISHONOR ON YOU
DISHONOR ON YOUR COW
THE FACT THAT ITS IN FUCKING COLOR AS WLL OH MY GOD MY HEART
Today in history (1st September): World War II (1 September 1939 – 2 September 1945) a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, involved the vast majority of the world’s nations (and great powers). The most widespread war in history, the deadliest conflict in human history.
This war ended Allied victory, collapse of the Third Reich, fall of Japanese and Italian Empires, creation of the United Nations, emergence of the United States and the Soviet Union as superpowers and beginning of the Cold War.
In the picture (clockwise from top left): Chinese forces in the Battle of
Wanjialing, Australian 25-pounder guns during the First Battle of El Alamein, German Stuka dive bombers on the Eastern Front in December 1943 US naval force in the Lingayen Gulf, Wilhelm Keitel signing the German Instrument of Surrender, Soviet troops in the Battle of Stalingrad.