1) Tamil Tigers, listed as a Terror Group in Canada since 2006, see their capital Kilinochchi captured by Sri Lanka's military. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7811360.stm 2) Hamas, listed as a Terror Group in Canada since 2006, breaks the ceasefire agreement with Israel, begins firing rockets, and then gets its territory invaded for its trouble. D'oh! and...worst of all for 2009's terrorists... 3) The Bush era ends. With Obama leading the USA, Jihadists will, I predict, have a much more difficult time recruiting new members and funding.