- Mexican president Enrique Peña Nieto finally showed up in Guerrero. The embattled president has been criticized for his slow response to the disaster.
- While the situation in Guerrero was getting worse, Peña Nieto was meeting with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Friday at a high-level economic dialogue. Now Mexican TV is trying to showing him off in Guerrero.
- Meanwhile, many are tweeting images using #GuerreroNoSoloEsAcapulco.