The act of uncharacteristacally flirting with
an indivdual to manipulate an outcome, deal, or decision. Once
the goal is acheived, the flirting comes to an abrupt halt.
Ethan: "Is James seriously flirting with the gay guy behind the starbucks
Tom: "Yeah, but don't worry, it's just flanipulation
. He's a bigger
cheapskate than he is a heterosexual and hates
paying for expensive coffee"