To vay for position. To "get in good". Putting one's self in a position to succeede, or reap the rewards of some posiitive outcome.
My friend and I both liked the same girl so we were always politicing to see who could get with her first.
2. In the midst of going crazy due to extreme anger
3. An action performed by a child that doesn't get his way.
I brought a D home on my reportcard and my parents had a fit.