How near till the end?
Everything seems to be falling into place with the Sanhedrin being rebuilt, a war with Iran around the corner (and the subsequent "terrorist" attack to compel a draft), and the destruction of the American economy which is hanging by a thread (oh rescue us E-money!). I guess we're still waiting for a Russian led invasion of Israel. Still, I'm thinking within the next 10 years for Armageddon.
So let's hear your predictions 8-)