Took my Gran Tourer down to City Bikes today and got the bottom bracket shell faced. I haven't reinstalled the bottom bracket and crank yet, but I am hoping the shiny happy faces I'm now seeing down there indicate that all the troubles are past.
In the meantime, I've been riding my Fuji America. IMO, this is one of the all time greatest Fujis and the recent poll on this blog supports that notion.
Here is shot from today when my son and I went up to the playground: