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    Blues and twos?

    I know what the blues are,but what are the two's?
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    It refers to the siren on a police vehicle, which typically has a two tone sound effect

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    Quote Originally Posted by whiplash View Post
    I know what the blues are,but what are the two's?
    It was the two tone horns used on emergency vehicles.

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    Quote Originally Posted by whiplash View Post
    I know what the blues are,but what are the two's?
    Could it mean two Police Officers in a Police Car? You know, like the Blues Brothers?

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    Blues and twos is a colloquial British phrase referring to the blue flashing lights and two-tone siren of a police car or other emergency vehicle which is responding to some incident (although most sirens now have a range of tones like Wail, Yelp and Phaser).
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