Twenty three skidoo
Posted by Philip DiGiacomo on October 13, 2004
The origin of this phrase did indeed come from the skirt blowing affect at the southern corner of the Flatiron Building on 23rd street in New York. Lunch time crowds of men waiting to see some exposed thighs were routinely given the "Twenty three skidoo" by the cop on the beat.
- Twenty three skidoo ESC 13/October/04