We use the Weber pariffin cubes as well at comps. We just strategically place 2-3 within the pile of unlit charcoal and light them. In short order the whole pile is rollin.
I still go old school with newspaper for the chimney at home though.
18.5", 22.5" OTS
Large BGE (chambersuac's)
The Fiery Furnace (chambersuac's)
Big JT's Smokin' BBQ Competition Team