Apparently most the boo ha was over the fact that Jerusalem was noted as being the capital of Israel, which to those that spend their time either recovering from 'work accidents' or waiting for UN relief cheques to come seemed to be objectionable.
Or to quote a comment on Yeshiva World News;
"6. After you buy the property and build on it, you have to give it to the player on your left. Comment by bek721 — August 21, 2008 @ 2:15 pm
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