This week's giveaway is in the EJB and other Java EE Technologies forum. We're giving away four copies of EJB 3 in Action and have Debu Panda, Reza Rahman, Ryan Cuprak, and Michael Remijan on-line! See this thread for details.
This isn't over-riding at all. A static method is a class method, it belongs to the class. A non-static method in a sub-class with the same name as a static method of the super class is actually a brand new method and has no relation to the super class' method.