Oprah is known for seriously hooking up her fans with expensive gifts, but
broke the bank last Sunday on Last Week Tonight. You’re probably wondering who? Oliver has a show on HBO and now we’re talking about him because he outdid Oprah, so he’s clearly pretty smart. He did a story about the hinky debt-buying business… then

Wouldn’t it be cool to have Carrie Underwood money? She celebrated her husband’s 36th birthday over the weekend and in honor of the auspicious occasion, they shot off a canon in their backyard. Yep, a real cannon and we’ve got video just in case you ever wondered if Carrie was truly a redneck at heart!

And for such an occasion, we celebrated by bringing the #boom Happy birthday, Mike! #canon #yeswehaveacanon #ourneighborsloveus A video posted by Carrie Underwood (@carrieunderwood) on

Two of Louisiana’s finest represented Saturday in New Orleans for a Brees Dream Foundation charity event complete with Saints QB Drew Brees tossing footballs from on stage while Tim McGraw performed.

Man! I was already jealous of our winners who got to go to Dallas this past Saturday to see Kenny Chesney’s Spread the Love tour… Now, I’m even more green with envy… Guess who showed up to perform with Kenny? Randy Travis! I already wanted to see Miranda but then there’s a surprise appearance on top of that? Uggh!

ULL dropped two games to Arizona yesterday knocking them out of the NCAA Regional Baseball tournament. Southeastern Louisiana is also out of contention after losing to Rice who then went on to beat LSU 10-6 last night, putting LSU in a must win position when they face off again this afternoon at 4pm.

Celebrity Birthdays June 7:
Liam Neeson 64
Tom Jones 76
Bear Grylls 42
Michael Cera 28
Bill Hader 38