Bermejo-Rubio's Similarities between Jesus and John the Baptist

In F. Bermejo-Rubio's "Why is John the Baptist Used as a Foil for Jesus? Leaps of Faith and Oblique Anti-Judaism in Contemporary Jesus Scholarship", JSHS 11 (2013), 170-196, the author makes the case that Jesus and John were more similar than different. Here is his summary of similar gist-characteristics (fr. pp. 173-174):