Making predictions is a mug's game in the Middle East (where no one agrees on the past, much less the future), as Totten himself points out, but I'm pretty sure I'm with him on this one:

At the end of this week I'm heading back to the Middle East, this time to bring you pre-war coverage from Israel, the West Bank, and Gaza. (Unless, that is, the next war pops off while I'm there, in which case I'll be bringing you actual war coverage.)