ORMs solve some really annoying problems. But do they really simplify things... in all situations? And, if they do, what is the price of hiding complexity from those who work with a database? Let me show you what amazingly stupid things can happen under the hood, and how hard it can be to optimize a common query.
Relational databases lover and open source supporter. I am a MariaDB Community Ambassador and I wrote "Mastering MariaDB" in 2014. Currently I work for Catawiki.