I would like the international community to like us more, so I looked to check out who would the rest of the world pick if they could. This NY Times article (Rebranding the US with Obama) quotes the statistic that 22 nations surveyed by the BBC preferred Obama over McCain. Also, they quoted the statistic that nearly half said an Obama election would "fundamentally change" their perceptions of the Unites States. Anyway, I looked up the survey and found it here.
I find no fault in the questions about other countries preference for either Obama or McCain. In fact I think this is a pretty important feather in Obama's cap. However, I do find fault with the survey on whether or not an Obama election would "fundamentally change" your perception of the United States. Below is the question as it is worded on the BBC survey: