Appearing on the Cleveland stage will be Donald Trump, Jeb Bush, Scott Walker, Ted Cruz, Rand Paul, Marco Rubio, Ben Carson, Mike Huckabee, Chris Christie and John Kasich.
The seven others, relegated to the kindergarten table, may end up with more face time than some in the main debate.
Despite making the primetime debate, the candidates might not get much time in the spotlight.
The Washington Post reports candidates might only have as few as five minutes of face-time, while the higher-profiled candidates might get up to 12 minutes to make their case.
Some of the 10 candidates’ speaking times may be so minuscule that it’ll be as if they weren’t even there at all.
One comic said that with so many on the stage, after introducing them all, there would be no time left for the debate.