Friday, September 11, 2009

Orv Owens - Obey Authority

"Why can't I get my child toobey me?" This is a question that most parents have asked but no one is giving good answers. This tape will create a desire in the childs subconscious to obey.




My friend Heather found this tape back around 1995. It says "(c) 1999" in the photo here, but that must be a new edition.
We were a gangly mess of sensitive art-punk-nerds and tittered in joy and laughter with this great find.

Heather writes...
I got this from an old Sally Ann downtown when I was in high school. It closed soon after, I think. It was in the basement in a bin of caseless tapes. This one was white and just said "Obey Authority" on it. Years later I did some research and learned that this was made by Orv Owens, a Christian Fundamentalist mind-control guru (and choral singer!) who still sells quit-smoking and lose-weight sleep tapes online. This is the only thing I've ever recorded from tape to digital. I don't even remember how to anymore. :)

childrens have delicious brains

More from the promotional material...
A lack of leadership and failure to be strong followers has hurt the business world, held back individuals and destroyed productivity. A high respect for those in positions of authority is needed to build a successful organization. This tape will create a desire to relate well upward.

6 comments:

  1. This is an amazing find. Thanks. I wonder how many parents have actually played this tape to their kids when they're sleeping and if their kids became happy obedient darlings.

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  2. I'm glad you like it. Not sure how much exposure tapes like this got, but I fear for the few guinea pigs whose parents bought this.
    Feel free to repost it (or anything I post here), using the my own link.

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  3. Oh hot pockets this sounds great... but alas! I can't seem to get the link to work?

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  4. Hmmm the link http://thetastates.com/mp3s/albums/ObeyAuthority.rar works for me.

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  5. Grey recommended this, and it took a couple of tries, but I finally got a good download. Thanks. I've listened to part of it and it's a scream.

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  6. What kind of download problems were you having with dowloadig it? It's coming very fast for me.

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