I Need CSS Menu Help?

I've got a CSS menu that i'm tweaking to my own tastes, but I need a bit of help with the finishing touches. Basically, I want the current or active menu item to be highlighted in a specific colour but i'm not sure how. Would really appreciate it if someone could help me... show more I've got a CSS menu that i'm tweaking to my own tastes, but I need a bit of help with the finishing touches. Basically, I want the current or active menu item to be highlighted in a specific colour but i'm not sure how. Would really appreciate it if someone could help me out.

CSS:
.menu{
border:none;
border:0px;
margin:0px;
padding:0px;
font: 67.5%;
font-family:Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;
font-size:14px;
font-weight:bold;
}
.menu ul{
background:#ffffff;
height:35px;
list-style:none;
margin:0;
padding:0;
}
.menu li{
float:left;
padding:0px;
}
.menu li a{
background:#ffffff;
color:#6d6d6d;
display:block;
font-weight:normal;
line-height:35px;
margin:0px;
padding:0px 25px;
text-align:center;
text-decoration:none;
}
.menu li a:hover, .menu ul li:hover a{
background: #0099ff;
color:#FFFFFF;
text-decoration:none;
}
.menu li ul{
background:#6d6d6d;
display:none;
height:auto;
padding:0px;
margin:0px;
border:0px;
position:absolute;
width:225px;
z-index:200;
/*top:1em;
/*left:0;*/
}
.menu li:hover ul{
display:block;

}
.menu li li {
background:;
display:block;
float:none;
margin:0px;
padding:0px;
width:225px;
}
.menu li:hover li a{
background:none;

}
.menu li ul a{
display:block;
height:35px;
font-size:12px;
font-style:normal;
margin:0px;
padding:0px 10px 0px 15px;
text-align:left;
}
.menu li ul a:hover, .menu li ul li:hover a{
background:#6d6d6d;
border:0px;
color:#0099ff;
text-decoration:none;
}
.menu p{
clear:left;
}

Menu HTML:
<div class="menu">
<ul>
<li><a href="#" >Menu Item 1</a></li>
<li><a href="#" id="current">Menu Item 2</a>
<ul>
<li><a href="#">Sub Menu A</a></li>
<li><a href="#">Sub Menu B</a></li>
<li><a href="#">Sub Menu C</a></li>
<li><a href="#">Sub Menu D</a></li>
</ul>
</li>
<li><a href="#">Menu Item 3</a>
<ul>
<li><a href="#">Sub Menu A</a></li>
<li><a href="#">Sub Menu B</a></li>
<li><a href="#">Sub Menu C</a></li>
<li><a href="#">Sub Menu D</a></li>
</ul>
</li>
<li><a href="#">Menu Item 4</a></li>
</ul>
</div>

Thanks.
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