The web is full of soldiers surprising their families at unexpected times and places. I don't know about you, but I never tire of watching them. It's a reminder of the sacrifices that continue year after year as our nation's heroes serve our country, many times in a most dangerous way.

Army Sgt., Phillip Galardo, surprised his family at a hockey game in Ohio recently. You might say that things got a bit slippery, but things turned out just fine. ABC News covered the reunion: