11/14/2011 01:11 pm ET Updated Nov 14, 2011

5 Things We Didn't Need To Know (PHOTOS)

Sometimes you want to turn away from your computer and say, "Enough, old friend."

Having access to so much information is both a blessing and a curse; there are just some things you don't need to know. More importantly, there are some things that you can't UNknow, no matter how many times you try to sandblast them from your memory. Gross revelations, boring details, infuriating media obsessions; they're what's taking up the space in your brain that was once home to state capitals and the periodic table of elements.

Here are 5 things we learned recently that we just did not need to know. Take a look and let us know what random bits of information have barreled their way into your unsuspecting brains.

5 Things We Didn't Need To Know