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What would the Monday of the Republican convention have looked like? (VIDEO)



Delegates watch campaign videos of presidential candidate Mitt Romney after the chairman of the Republican National Convention (RNC) Reince Priebus gaveled the convention to order at the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa, Florida, on Aug. 27, 2012. Due to tropical storm Isaac, the convention was called to order and then immediate recess until the afternoon on Tuesday, Aug. 28.
Delegates watch campaign videos of presidential candidate Mitt Romney after the chairman of the Republican National Convention (RNC) Reince Priebus gaveled the convention to order at the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa, Florida, on Aug. 27, 2012. Due to tropical storm Isaac, the convention was called to order and then immediate recess until the afternoon on Tuesday, Aug. 28.
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With Tropical Storm Isaac bearing down on Florida, Republicans largely canceled plans for the first day of the Republican National Convention, though the idea of extending the convention is reportedly being considered.

While most of Monday's speakers have been rescheduled for Tuesday or, in a few cases, Wednesday, what would the Monday evening schedule have looked like? Here's a look at video of the originally announced Monday evening speakers to help give you a feel for what that original message might have been.

The Republican convention was already scheduled to be a day longer than the Democratic convention; in order to provide fair coverage, most networks were only going to air three nights of the Republican convention in primetime, so now all the nights of the convention will air — though only for an hour each night.

Oh, and the Monday entertainment has been bumped to Tuesday as well — country act the Oak Ridge Boys! Call this wild speculation, but I'm betting they'll be playing "American Made":