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Problem with custom events in jQuery

 
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I created the following test app to debug some jQuery code I am developing. When I click on the button, I get the first debug message ("ever here"), but not the second ("foo"). I can't figure out what I am doing wrong here. Please advise.

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Rob

 
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You are triggering the event on an element that is not listening for it.

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Remember that events, even custom events, bubble up the DOM tree. So you must trigger events on the listening element or one of its descendants.
 
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