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So is "database toolkit" the trendy way to say "object-relational mapper" these days?

I guess what I'm getting at is why should I as a random HN reader care about Sequel as opposed to other ORMs like Hibernate, nHibernate, SQLAlchemy, Storm, Subsonic, or any other ORM in any language? What makes it neat?

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