Saturday Night Live Transcripts
Season 30: Episode 12
An Important Moment in Black History III
Kenny Wilkins…..Finesse Mitchell
[ open on History Channel logo ]
Announcer: And now, The History Channel presents [ over SUPER ] yet another “An Important Moment in Black History.”[ dissolve to an office break room setting in 1990, as Kenny Wilkins walks in on his co-workers having lunch ]
Announcer: The year was 1990.
Seth: Hey, man.
Kenny Wilkins: Hey, man. What’d you guys get?
Amy: You want some?
Kenny Wilkins: Yeah, I’ll try it. [ takes a bite, makes a face ] Mmm.. what is it?
Seth: Raw fish.
Kenny Wilkins: [ spits it out ] Ugh! Hell, no![ scene freezes, as the Announcer’s words scroll up ]
Announcer: The History Channel honors Kenny Wilkins, the first black man to say “No” to cold, uncooked fish.[ dissolve to title card ]
Announcer: This has been an Important Moment in Black History.[ fade ]