This week's book giveaway is in the Mac OS forum. We're giving away four copies of a choice of "Take Control of Upgrading to Yosemite" or "Take Control of Automating Your Mac" and have Joe Kissell 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.