The condition is characterized by expressing unpopular positions and shifting from those positions to appear more popular and competent than your political rival. Assuming a political rivals platform and expressions to appear more like the other candidate. Excessive people pleasing similar to mockery but with the intent to steal the position in contention. Termed "Romnesia" by Barack Obama.
Definitions include: rights to a sitting space recently vacated, that one intends on occupying again in the near future. One "calls fives" to claim, for example, a spot on a sofa when one gets up to use the bathroom. Anyone is permitted to sit in the seat during the person's absence, but must give it up immediately when that person returns. One would say, "I've got fives" while getting up from a seat.