What are three disadvanatges to using the atomic bomb?

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The atomic bomb has advantages and disadvantages and sometimes they are the same thing.
  1. The cost of building, housing, maintaining and guarding an atomic missile bomb is astronomical.
  2. The dangers involved in accidental radiation is minimal but still there. If the bomb is set off radiation is a definite problem around the world.
  3. The bomb can destroy cities and small countries all at once. (also advantage) But, retaliation is possible. You can end up destroying the world.
  4. The consequences of the bomb's afterlife radiation takes 50 to 100 years or more to wear out depending on the amount of bombs dropped.
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