You've got your observe_form in my peanut butter

I’ve got an observe_form method that calls a remote action (when any of the form fields are modified) and then simply displays the result in a div tag. Generic. I can’t for the life of my figure out why my observe_form, when triggered, is NOT calling its specified action but instead triggers the submit action on the form itself. wtf?!? The Ajax action never gets called. Instead the form gets submitted and the update action called.

There’s some kind of weird cross-talk going on between the two. I’ll include the entire view code since it’s pretty simple: